Thresh was the first champion released in 2013.
Thresh was the first champion to cost on 7800 first week after release.
The Chain Warden's name originated from Proto-Germanic verb þreskanan .
 Thresh and used to be the only champions classified as ranged before having their roles changes in 2013.
and are the only two in-game tethered abilities without a minimum leash range.
Thresh, , , , and are the only champions who don't use ranged projectiles for their basic attacks.
Thresh has three different basic attack animations (depending on how far he is from the target he is hitting) as well as a special death animation when killed while is active (he laughs spitefully at the affected target)
Thresh glides when having high movement speed.
Thresh's dance references Poi dancing (he swings his and , or his scythe and the lantern's hook if he cast before dancing).
A side-by-side comparison can be seen here.
is the first in-game ability that grants an allied displacement.
and a fully-ranked apply the strongest in-game (99%)
slows Thresh's login screen music references and/or Rain Rain Go Away .
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Thresh, , , and are the only champions to feature lyrics in their login themes.
Thresh was the first champion to feature a Death animation on his Classic skin.
Death Recap reads "You have opened if the ability was involved in the kill.
. Your prize: death" Thresh is named after the process of threshing.
He may also be named after , who popularized WASD movement keys and is considered the first professional gamer.
Dennis 'Thresh' Fong
"I am the thing under the bed" references and the .
bogeyman He shares quotes with:
The mask he is wearing references the ones used in Japanese theater.
Noh The visual effects for shield resemble from Giygas .
Mother He shares this theme with:
He was released along with:
He shares this theme with:
Thresh was a member of the Brotherhood of Dusk located in the heart of the Blessed Isles, turned undead when the struck.
Thresh tricked wife Senna, claiming her and storing it in his .
Thresh and met again when the Harrowing descended upon Bilgewater after ship was destroyed. was able to drive Thresh away with Senna's help from the Chain Warden's . The Purifier is now seeking passage to the Shadow Isles in order to reclaim his wife's soul from Thresh's grip.